During World War II USSR discovered that USA had been developing nuclear weapons, soon it was used in Japan.
USSR was lucky to learn about this and in the Y'1943 uranium exploration started and was followed by mining.
In the Y'1947 secret institute was established amid endless Kazakhstan steppes, away from any settlements and borders. All scientific and technical works were carried out by a group of scientists and er of the police (NKVD) Laurenty Beriya.
In the Year 1949 first test was conducted. It was absolutely surprising for USA and Great Britain and since then immediate use of nuclear weapons against Soviet Union was rarely considered. The first launch of soviet rocket in Y'1961 made USSR a leader and was good protection for several next decades.
We will spend one full day travelling to Kurchatov town, then two days travelling in nuclear test spot, visit Ground , Atomic lake and abandoned town Shagan, where long range aviation divison was qurtered.
Of course, all safety measures will be taken, including radiation safety and control.
The last day we will spend travelling to the nearest city with airport, depending on your schedule.
Quotinig here is very difficult, let's do it together, taking into consideration your schedule and tickets.
Guide service per day is $110. Transport, accomodation, meals and transfers need separate calculation.